Swedish tolerance under question as attacks on migrants rise

A series of attacks in Sweden on beggars, many Roma, has highlighted a dark side to a country considered a bastion of tolerance but where the far right has been gaining support by claiming society is under threat from waves of immigrants.

US launches biggest allied airborne drills since Cold War ended

The United States said Tuesday it has launched the biggest allied airborne drills in Europe since the Cold War ended, as fighting involving pro-Russian separatists escalated in eastern Ukraine.

Not enough being done to protect farmers, warns Prince Charles

Britain's Prince Charles has warned that not enough is being done to protect small farmers who are "crucial" to the future of food security, and called on for the revival of traditional farming methods.

What was Akshay Kumar doing in Romania
What was Akshay Kumar doing in Romania

Akshay Kumar is gearing up for the release of his latest – Singh Is Bling. After ‘Baby’ and ‘Gabbar Is Back’, Akshay will be back on the silver screen in Prabhudheva’s next.

Director Prabhu Dheva's Romanian exploration for 'SinghIsBliing'
Director Prabhu Dheva's Romanian exploration for 'SinghIsBliing'

Bollywood has always explored the globe to get the best picturesque locations for its films.

Romanian PM charged in corruption probe

Romania`s Prime Minister Victor Ponta was questioned by prosecutors on Monday as part of a corruption probe that has sparked calls for him to resign.

What did Akshay Kumar check out in Romania?
What did Akshay Kumar check out in Romania?

Action star Akshay Kumar is currently busy shooting for his next titled 'Sing Is Bliing' in Romania. The 'khiladi' Kumar could not help but tweet about the beauty of the city. He took to the micro-blogging site and shared some pictures, he clicked while shooting there for the film.

UAE woman executed for killing American teacher

The United Arab Emirates executed a UAE woman early on Monday for the militant-inspired killing of an American kindergarten teacher in December 2014, the state news agency WAM reported. 

Romanian PM steps down as party leader amid graft probe

Romania`s Prime Minister Victor Ponta resigned Sunday as head of the Social Democrat party as he battles corruption charges that have prompted calls for him to step down as government leader.

US to pre-position tanks, artillery in Baltics, eastern Europe
US to pre-position tanks, artillery in Baltics, eastern Europe

The United States will pre-position tanks, artillery and other military equipment in eastern and central Europe, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced on Tuesday, moving to reassure NATO allies unnerved by Russian involvement in Ukraine.

US to `pre-position` heavy weapons along NATO`s eastern flank

The US will pre-position heavy weapons, including tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and artillery in central and eastern Europe for the first time, US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday in Estonia`s capital Tallinn.

Simona Halep aims to stay cool to regain her tag as hottest newcome
Simona Halep aims to stay cool to regain her tag as hottest newcome

Simona Halep, the world number three from Romania, hopes that her Wimbledon build-up during the coming week will help make her the hottest new young player on the tour again.

Bopanna-Mergea enter Mercedes Cup final
Bopanna-Mergea enter Mercedes Cup final

Fourth seeds Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea of Romania had to sweat it out to register a three-set win over Marcin Matkowski and Nenad Zimonjic and enter the final of the ATP Mercedes Cup, here.

Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw
Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw

Northern Ireland were left lamenting their missed chances as they failed to leapfrog Romania at the top of their qualifying group for next year`s European Championships after a 0-0 draw at Belfast`s Windsor Park on Saturday.

Romania to expel two Tunisians for `IS propaganda`

Two Tunisians are being expelled from Romania after being accused of propagandising for the Islamic State group, the country`s security services said Friday. 

Romanian PM survives no-confidence vote amid corruption claims

Romania`s parliament on Friday rejected a motion of no-confidence in the government of Prime Minister Victor Ponta who has been embroiled in a corruption inquiry.

Romania's Cristian​ Manea joins Chelsea, Hagi's son moves to Fiorentina
Romania's Cristian​ Manea joins Chelsea, Hagi's son moves to Fiorentina

Romania`s young defender Cristian Manea has signed for Premier League champions Chelsea from FC Viitorul Constanta while his team mate Ianis Hagi is joining Serie A side Fiorentina, the club said on Thursday.

Romania MPs reject lifting PM's immunity for graft probe

Romania's parliament refused today to lift Prime Minister Victor Ponta's immunity and allow anti-corruption prosecutors to investigate him on suspicion of wrongdoing.

Romania MPs reject lifting PM`s immunity for graft probe

Romania`s parliament voted Tuesday against stripping Prime Minister Victor Ponta of his immunity, as called for by anti-graft prosecutors who want to proceed with a corruption case against him.

Romania PM calls graft probe `coup d`etat`

Romania`s Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Sunday called corruption allegations against him tantamount to a "coup d`etat" and again vowed he would not resign.